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[audio]Almost Astronauts - Angela Boccuzzi-Reichert
Booktalk of the book titled Almost Astronauts - 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone
Keywords: Ya; Non fiction
Downloads: 16
[audio]Lives of Girls Who Became Famous - Sarah Knowles Bolton
LibriVox recording of LIVES OF GIRLS WHO BECAME FAMOUS, by SARAH KNOWLES BOLTON. This book is a collection of short biographies of notable women, including Harriet Beecher Stowe, Louisa May Alcott, Florence Nightingale, and many others. (Summary by Arielle Lipshaw) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: biography; non-fiction
Downloads: 7,992
[audio]T 007 Quadaja Herriot
student reading
Keywords: creative non-fiction
Downloads: 32
[image]bdr-frames
Frames by bdr
Keywords: video; non-fiction
Downloads: 25
[movies]BbR_videography
Selected videography from last 5 years. www.blancadelrey.net
Keywords: video; non-fiction
Downloads: 242
[audio]T 008 Treseat Lawerence
student reading
Keywords: creative non-fiction
Downloads: 12
[audio]I love Lucy Final - Jennifer lally
Final
Keywords: creative non fiction
Downloads: 253
[audio]T 009 Rashawnda Williams
Student reading
Keywords: Creative Non-fiction
Downloads: 8
[audio]The Life and Adventures of Nat Love, Also Known As Deadwood Dick - Nat Love
Librivox recording of The Life and Adventures of Nat Love, Also Known As Deadwood Dick by Nat Love Nat Love was born a slave, emancipated into abject poverty, grew up riding the range as a cowboy and spent his maturity riding the rails as a Pullman Porter. For me, the most amazing thing about him is that despite the circumstances of his life, which included being owned like a farm animal solely because of the color of his skin and spending later decades living and working as an equal with white ...
Keywords: librivox; non fiction; action
Downloads: 30,892
[audio]Curious Myths of the Middle Ages - Sabine Baring-Gould
LibriVox recording of Curious Myths of the Middle Ages, by Sabine Baring-Gould. This volume is an example of Sabine Baring-Gould's extensive research into the middle ages. This volume of 12 curiosities was one of Baring-Gould's most successful publications. (Summary by Carolin) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction
Downloads: 36,852
[texts]The Naked Lady Who Stood On Her Head A Psychiatrist S Stories Of His Most Bizarre Cases - Gary Small, Gigi Vorgan
The Naked Lady Who Stood On Her Head A Psychiatrist S Stories Of His Most Bizarre CasesGary Small, Gigi Vorgan
Keywords: Psychiatry; Non-fiction; Psychology
Downloads: 55
[audio]Book of the Foundations - St. Teresa of Avila
LibriVox recording of Book of Foundations, by St. Teresa of Avila. Read by Ann Boulais. Essentially the sequel to The Life of St. Teresa, Teresa recounts the foundations of the Discalced Carmelite monasteries in Spain, both for men and women. This book tells of all the triumphs and troubles, and about the many people who helped her.(Introduction by Ann Boulais) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please...
Keywords: religion; philosophy; non-fiction
Downloads: 9,647
[audio]A Dialogue between a Methodist and a Churchman - William Law
Librivox recording of A Dialogue Between a Methodist and a Churchman by William Law. Read by Kirsten Ferreri David Barnes William Law (1686-1761) was an Anglican priest, Christian mystic, and one of the most prominent, popular, and controversial theological writers of his time. Law revolutionized the way in which 18th century Anglicans engaged the spiritual aspect of their faith, and his popularity rivaled that of John and Charles Wesley...
Keywords: librivox; non-fiction; religion
Downloads: 6,189
[texts]Quest for the Historical Jesus Christ and Christianity - Avinash Patra, Sr.
Since long there is controversy form critical point of view about the historicity of Jesus Christ, because his birth, his missing link of life in world history, his twelve disciples and his preaching has much similarity with life of Lord Krishna(Godhead) his Lila’s and preaching of Lord Goutam Buddha, which has found mostly Vedic thoughts. As most point of New Testament of holy bible has more similarity with Upnisad and Vedas, a critical study has been done in this study and proved that Cosmic...
Keywords: Non- Fiction Historical Evidence
Downloads: 228
[audio]Revelations of Divine Love - Julian of Norwich
Librivox recording of Revelations of Divine Love, by Julian of Norwich, translated by Grace Warrack. Read by David Barnes Julian of Norwich (c. November 8, 1342 – c. 1416) is considered to be one of the greatest English mystics. Little is known of her life aside from her writings. Even her name is uncertain, the name “Julian” coming from the Church of St Julian in Norwich, where she occupied a cell adjoining the church as an anchoress...
Keywords: librivox; non-fiction; religion
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[audio]GET REAL - What Kind of World are you Buying? - Angela Boccuzzi-Reichert
Booktalk of Get Real by Mara Rockliff
Keywords: ya non fiction
Downloads: 11
[audio]T 009 Rashawnda Williams
student reading
Keywords: creative non-fiction
Downloads: 19
[audio]Topics - Aristotle
LibriVox recording of Topics, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. The Topics is is the fifth of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon ("Instrument"). The Topics constitutes Aristotle's treatise on the art of dialectic—the invention and discovery of arguments in which the propositions rest upon commonly-held opinions or endoxa. Topoi are "places" from which such arguments can be discovered or invented...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Science; non-fiction
Downloads: 6,853 (1 review)
[collection]Russian History
This is a collection of PD texts in Russian (mostly old spelling) language. For the most part they are non-fiction books about Russian history.
Keywords: Russia; Russian history; non-fiction
Downloads: 21,387
[audio]The Good, The Bad and the Barbie - Angela Boccuzzi-Reichert
Booktalk of Tanya Stone Lee's unauthorized biography of the Barbie Doll
Keywords: YA; Non fiction; Barbie Doll
Downloads: 19
[audio]The Wealth of Nations - Book 1 - Adam Smith
LibriVox recording of The Wealth of Nations, Book 1 by Adam Smith. Read by Stephen Escalera. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; economics
Downloads: 197,049 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[audio]Life of the Spider - J. Henri Fabre
LibriVox recording of The Life of the Spider, by J. Henri Fabre. Jean-Henri Casimir Fabre (December 22, 1823 - October 11, 1915) was a French entomologist and author. He was born in St. Léons in Aveyron, France. Fabre was largely an autodidact, owing to the poverty of his family. Nevertheless, he acquired a primary teaching certificate at the young age of 19 and began teaching at the college of Ajaccio, Corsica, called Carpentras...
Keywords: librivox; nature; spiders; non-fiction
Downloads: 9,890
[audio]Psychotherapy - Hugo Münsterberg
LibriVox recording of Pyschotherapy by Hugo Münsterberg Talking about viewing the Ocean - "If I take the attitude of appreciation, it would be absurd to say that this wave is composed of chemical elements which I do not see; and if I take the attitude of physical explanation, it would be equally absurd to deny that such elements are all of which the wave is made. From the one standpoint, the ocean is really excited; from the other standpoint, the molecules are moving according to the laws of hy...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Psychotherapy; non-fiction
Downloads: 18,163
[audio]Union and Communion - or Thoughts on the Song of Solomon - J Hudson Taylor
LibriVox recording of Union and Communion - or Thoughts on the Song of Solomon, by J Hudson Taylor. Read by David Barnes. This little book, whose design is to lead the devout Bible student into the Green Pastures of the Good Shepherd, thence to the Banqueting House of the King, and thence to the service of the Vineyard, is one of the abiding legacies of Mr. Hudson Taylor to the Church. In the power of an evident unction from the Holy One, he has been enabled herein to unfold in simplest language...
Keywords: religion; philosophy; non-fiction; psychology
Downloads: 6,493
[audio]As a Man Thinketh - James Allen
Librivox recording of As a Man Thinketh by James Allen. Read by Mark Cawley Allen's books illustrate the use of the power of thought to increase personal capabilities. Although he never achieved great fame or wealth, his works continue to influence people around the world, including the New Thought movement. Allen's most famous book, As a Man Thinketh, was published in 1902. It is now considered a classic self-help book...
Keywords: librivox; non-fiction; philosophy; thought
Downloads: 244,072
[audio]Plan and Preface to a Dictionary of English - Samuel Johnson
Librivox recording of A Plan and Preface to a Dictionary of English by Samuel Johnson. Read by Denny Sayers. The published dictionary was a huge book: with pages nearly 1½ feet tall and 20 inches wide, it contained 42,773 words; it also sold for the huge price of £4/10s. ($400?). It would be years before “Johnson’s Dictionary”, as it came to be known, would ever turn a profit; authors’ royalities being unknown at that time, Johnson, once his contract to deliver the book was fulfilled, ...
Keywords: librivox; non-fiction; language; history
Downloads: 12,085
[audio]The Wealth of Nations, Book 4 - Adam Smith
LibriVox recording of The Wealth of Nations, Book 4. Read by Stephen Escalera. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; economics
Downloads: 16,298 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution - Peter Kropotkin
LibriVox recording of MUTUAL AID: A FACTOR OF EVOLUTION, by Peter Kropotkin. Read by Enko. Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution is a book by Peter Kropotkin on the subject of mutual aid, written while he was living in exile in England. It was first published by William Heinemann in London in October 1902. The individual chapters had originally been published in 1890-96 as a series of essays in the British monthly literary magazine, Nineteenth Century...
Keywords: librivox; science; evolution; non-fiction
Downloads: 27,346 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[audio]The Wealth of Nations, Books 2 and 3 - Adam Smith
LibriVox recording of The Wealth of Nations, by Adam Smith. Read by Stephen Escalera. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics...
Keywords: librivox; economics; audiobook; non-fiction
Downloads: 31,771 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Survivors' Tales of Famous Crimes - Walter Wood
LibriVox recording of Survivors Tales of Famous Crimes by Walter Wood In this anthology of true crime tales, editor Walter Wood interviews those who were touched by the crimes recounted, sometimes as an acquaintance of the deceased or criminal or in the course of their professional duties. This work provides a personal look at some of the most sensational crimes and scandals of late 19th and early 20th century Britain...
Keywords: LibiVox; Audiobook; Children; Non Fiction
Downloads: 12,176
[audio]The Art of Money Getting - P.T. Barnum
LibriVox recording of The Art of Money Getting, by P.T. Barnum. Read by Jill Preston. Phineas Taylor Barnum (July 5, 1810 – April 7, 1891) was an American showman, businessman, and entertainer, remembered for promoting celebrated hoaxes and for founding the circus that became the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.(br />His successes may have made him the first "show business" millionaire...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; economics
Downloads: 63,110 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]The Tom Flannery Podcast - Changes - Tom Flannery
Original literature Podcast
Keywords: podcast; original literature; non-fiction; Tom Flannery
Downloads: 26
[audio]Tom Flannery Podcast - Episode 2 - "What If You Never Ate?" - Tom Flannery
The Tom Flannery Podcast consist of Audio samples of my Non-Fiction writing.
Keywords: Podcast; Literature; Non-fiction; Food; Eating
Downloads: 35
[audio]History of England, from the Accession of James II; (Volume 4, Chapter 22) - Thomas Babington Macaulay
LibriVox recording of History of England, from the Accession of James II; (Volume 4, Chapter 22), by Thomas Babington Macaulay This is volume 4 chapter 22 of a series of books written by the Baron Macaulay (1800-1859) in the 19th century. It starts with a brief resume of the history of England up until the Stuart kings and then starts to delve into a little more detail. Macaulay is primarily fascinated by ending of any claim to divine right of kings and the growing role of Parliament in the gove...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; history; England; Whig
Downloads: 1,675
[audio]History of England from the Accession of James II - (Volume 5, Chapter 24) - Thomas Babington Macaulay
LibriVox recording of History of England from the Accession of James II - (Volume 5, Chapter 24), by Thomas Babington Macaulay This is volume 5 chapter 24 of a series of books written by the Baron Macaulay (1800-1859). Volume 5 was published after his death. Chapter 24 begins with the change in parliament with the 1698 elections. The death of the Electoral Prince of Bavaria obviates the first partition treaty and William and Lewis must try again...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; history; England; Whig
Downloads: 1,849
[audio]History of England, from the Accession of James II; (Volume 5, Chapter 25) - Thomas Babington Macaulay
LibriVox recording of History of England, from the Accession of James II; (Volume 5, Chapter 25), by Thomas Babington Macaulay. Read by Brendan Stallard. This is volume 5, chapter 25 of a series of books written by the Baron Macaulay (1800-1859) and published after his death. To quote from the preface - 'I HAVE thought it right to publish that portion of the continuation of the "History of England" which was fairly transcribed and revised by Lord Macaulay...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; history; England; Whig
Downloads: 4,958
[audio]History of England, from the Accession of James II – (Volume 4, Chapter 21) - Thomas Babington Macaulay
LibriVox recording of History of England, from the Accession of James II – (Volume 4, Chapter 21), by Thomas Babington Macaulay. Read by Brendan Stallard. This is volume 4 chapter 21 of a series of books written by the Baron Macaulay (1800-1859) in the 19th century. It starts with a brief resume of the history of England up until the Stuart kings and then starts to delve into a little more detail...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; history; Btritain; Whigs
Downloads: 2,611
[audio]The Letters of Lord Nelson to Lady Hamilton, volume I - Horatio Nelson
LibriVox recording of The Letters of Lord Nelson to Lady Hamilton, volume I. Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté, KB (29 September 1758 – 21 October 1805) was an English flag officer famous for his service in the Royal Navy, particularly during the Napoleonic Wars. He won several victories, including the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805, during which he was killed. These are the letters that he wrote to Lady Hamilton, with whom he was having a notorious affair until his death i...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Nelson; non-fiction; Lady Hamilton
Downloads: 3,088
[audio]Psychopathology of Everyday Life - Sigmund Freud
LibriVox recording of Psychopathology of Everyday Life, by Sigmund Freud (translated by A. A. Brill). Read by Mary Schneider Professor Freud developed his system of psychoanalysis while studying the so-called borderline cases of mental diseases, such as hysteria and compulsion neurosis. By discarding the old methods of treatment and strictly applying himself to a study of the patient's life he discovered that the hitherto puzzling symptoms had a definite meaning, and that there was nothing arbit...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; psychology; forget; analysis
Downloads: 32,832
[audio]Sophistical Elenchi - Aristotle
LibriVox recording of Sophistical Elenchi, by Aristotle. Read by GeoffreyEdwards. De Sophisticis Elenchis is the sixth of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon ("Instrument"). In De Sophisticis Elenchis Aristotle identifies 13 falacies. Verbal Fallacies are: Accent or Emphasis; Amphibology; Equivocation; Composition; Division and Figure of Speech. Material Fallacies are: Accident; Affirming the Consequent; Converse Accident; Irrelevant Conclusion; Begging the...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; English; Science; Philosophy; non-fiction
Downloads: 5,331 (1 review)
[audio]How to Live on Twenty-Four Hours a Day - Arnold Bennett
A LibriVox recording of How to Live on Twenty-Four Hours a Day, by Arnold Bennett. Read by Mark F. Smith "Which of us lives on twenty-four hours a day? And when I say 'lives,' I do not mean exists, nor 'muddles through.'" Arnold Bennett knew a "rat race" when he saw one. Every day, his fellow white-collar Londoners followed the same old routine. And they routinely decried the sameness in their lives...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; advice; non-fiction; time management
Downloads: 203,119 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[audio]The Uncommercial Traveller - Charles Dickens
LibriVox recording of The Uncommercial Traveller, by Charles Dickens. The Uncommercial Traveller is a collection of literary sketches and reminiscences written by Charles Dickens. In 1859 Dickens founded a new journal called All the Year Round and the Uncommercial Traveller articles would be among his main contributions. He seems to have chosen the title and persona of the Uncommercial Traveller as a result of a speech he gave on the 22 December 1859 to the Commercial Travellers' School London i...
Keywords: audiobook; librivox; essays; non-fiction; Dickens
Downloads: 2,468 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Multilingual Short Works Collection 001 - Various
LibriVox recording of Librivox Multilingual Short Works Collection 001. This is a collection of short pieces, fiction and non-fiction, chosen and recorded by Librivox volunteers. (Summary by Leni) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio book; multilingual; fiction; non-fiction
Downloads: 8,864
[audio]Mornings at Bow Street - John Wight
LibriVox recording of Mornings at Bow Street by John Wight. Read by Chris Caron. This is a collection of various articles found in Morning Herald columns. Some are found interesting, some may be hilarious! The 84 pieces of this book are actual reports throughout the 1870s newspaper written by the reporter, John Wight and Illustrated by George Cruikshank (Summary by Chris Caron) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if a...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; comedy; humor; satire
Downloads: 1,247
[audio]History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688, Volume 1A - David Hume
LibriVox recording of History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688, Volume 1A by David Hume David Hume is one of the great philosophers of the Western intellectual tradition. His philosophical writings earned him lasting fame and renown; his historical writing earned his bread and butter. His "The History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688", published between 1754 and 1764, was immensely popular and Hume wrote that "the copy...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; history; England
Downloads: 10,577
[audio]LibriVox New Releases - Audiobook Samples - LibriVox Volunteers
These new releases podcasts are short samples of but a few of LibriVox's newest audiobooks âall available for free! LibriVox is currently producing 40-80 new public domain audiobooks every month! LibriVox.org is an on line volunteer community dedicated to producing free public-domain audiobooks in all areas of interest: fiction, non-fiction, and poetry, plays and more.. Volunteers all over the world are working 24 hours a day to produce natural recordings of classics in literature, history, the...
Keywords: podcast; audiobook; fiction; non-fiction; mp3
Downloads: 529
[audio]The Log-Cabin Lady - Annonymous
LibriVox recording of The Log-Cabin Lady, by Unknown. 'The story of The Log-Cabin Lady is one of the annals of America. It is a moving record of the conquest of self-consciousness and fear through mastery of manners and customs. It has been written by one who has not sacrificed the strength and honesty of her pioneer girlhood, but who added to these qualities that graciousness and charm which have given her distinction on two continents.'(frome the introduction) For further information, includin...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; pioneer; manners; autobiograhy
Downloads: 2,375
[audio]Three Years In Europe - William Wells Brown
LibriVox recording of Three Years In Europe, by William Wells Brown. Read by James K. White. William Wells Brown was born a slave, near Lexington, Kentucky. His mother, Elizabeth, was a slave--his father a white man who never acknowledged his paternity. Brown escaped slavery at about the age of 20. For many years he worked as a steamboatman and as a conductor for the Underground Railroad in Buffalo, New York...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio book; non-fiction; slavery; south
Downloads: 2,451 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Creative Unity - Rabindranath Tagore
LibriVox recording of Creative Unity by Rabindranath Tagore. Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore talks of the many things he feels is necessary for creativity through joy of unity, he covers many topics like the creative ideal, makes comparisons of creativity between the east and the west, the spirit of freedom and about his idea of an University. (Summary by sidhu177) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; non-fiction; memoirs
Downloads: 4,133
[audio]1 Chronicles - King James Version
LibriVox recording of BIBLE: 1 CHRONICLES (KING JAMES VERSION). Read by Joy Chan. Written to aid those returning to Israel after the exile to understand how to worship God. 1 Chronicles covers the ascent and reign of King David. (Summary of Joy Chan) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: bible; ancient texts; non-fiction; religion; christianity
Downloads: 13,206
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